preemptive

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preemptive /priˈɛmptɪv/ adjective
preemptive
/priˈɛmptɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of PREEMPTIVE
: done to stop an unwanted act by another group, country, etc., from happening

— preemptively

adverb
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